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the digger 12-10-2011 01:17 PM

Wilfred.

wickham_eagle 12-10-2011 02:18 PM

Modern Family

dowieslovechild 12-10-2011 02:32 PM

Idiot Abroad 2 is beginning to come good.

west country boy 12-10-2011 05:26 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Little Matt
How has the programme fared since Bergerac left?

Dudgeon is even better than Bergerac, if you can imagine such a thing. Also his wife is quite would-able.

SJ'sLoveMonkey 12-10-2011 05:34 PM

Outnumbered

bourne man 12-10-2011 05:35 PM

Fades
The black guy is going to be a top tv actor for years to come

Chris K 12-10-2011 11:13 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by dowieslovechild
Idiot Abroad 2 is beginning to come good.

Yeah I just came back to suggest it, first two were okay but last week's was bloody excellent

Micky Spilane 12-10-2011 11:21 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by SJ'sLoveMonkey
Outnumbered

German Exchange student: "I heard animal noises last night"

"That'll be the foxes or the young couple next door"

FORZA SELHURST 13-10-2011 08:10 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by west country boy
Dudgeon is even better than Bergerac, if you can imagine such a thing. Also his wife is quite would-able.

Getting the fck rid of Joyce & ****** Cully was always going to be win. Agree about the wife, haven't made my mind up about the dog.

pauldrulez 13-10-2011 08:45 PM

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Originally Posted by SJ'sLoveMonkey
Outnumbered

^

Didn't like it at first, but when you watch it, makes you laugh.

I'll add my name down for Only Fools in terms of classic programmes. It's always the last resort. Ah, there's naff all else on, stick Only Fools on the TV :lux:

Stellavista 13-07-2016 02:16 PM

This thread's been dormant for a while, so though I'd revive it rather than start another.

A couple of things I've watched on the Channel 4 player recently that I'd heartily recommend.


'Tony's Revenge'.

French crime drama that is at times brutal, sometimes very funny, and quite moving. Really enjoyed this much more than most of the Scandi stuff. Well done, you cheese eating surrender monkeys.

http://img.over-blog.com/550x366/1/5...cs-france2.jpg


'Invisibles'.

Quirky comedy fantasy drama set in Prague, which looks absolutely gorgeous throughout. Revolves around the struggle of a man to come to terms with being a member of the 'water nation', a population of people who can breath water and are at odds with their own history, the church and the police. Most original thing I've seen in a while.

http://img.ct24.cz/cache/616x411/art...jpg?1365063722



The plus for me was that both series are relatively short, so I didn't have to commit to months of viewing. Tightens up the writing as well.

catty 13-07-2016 03:47 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by GodstoneEagle (Post 7669077)
Prison Break

Summer Heights High

I LOVED Summer Heights High

Adlerhorst 13-07-2016 03:48 PM

Everyone's seen catastrophe by now, yes?

catty 13-07-2016 03:48 PM

yes

Steamy 13-07-2016 03:58 PM

Spotless on Netflix. Very enjoyable. Made for French TV - the two main characters are French - but in English as it is set in London. Decent crime dramedy.

smileysmith 13-07-2016 04:12 PM

Preacher on Amazon / AMC.

Outcast on UK Fox.

EagleSE24 13-07-2016 04:16 PM

Fargo - both seasons. Fantastic television. Two seasons are largely unrelated too so can be watched independently of each other. Up there with the likes of True Detective, The Sopranos, Breaking Bad etc.

peter.sutton 13-07-2016 04:35 PM

BBC2 - Exodus - Our Journey To Europe - The Guardian says `devastating and breathtaking` and they are right.

Stellavista 13-07-2016 04:37 PM

Anyone watch 'Chewing Gum'? Great cast and superb writing. Very funny.

https://www.comedy.co.uk/images/libr...g_gum_cast.jpg

Terrace Bickle 13-07-2016 05:04 PM

Trapped the Icelandic drama was excellent, but has probably already been mentioned.


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